Tag: company

Celebrity hologram startup 8i to lay off half its staff

(Source: techcrunch.com) 8i, the New Zealand and Los Angeles-based augmented reality startup bringing celebrity personalities into immersive experiences, is laying off about half of its 70-person staff, according to a report in Variety and confirmed by the company. “Although we’ve made significant progress, we are continuously challenging our assumptions […]

Why You Should Become Your Own Competitor

(Source: http://www.inc.com) In 2015, FreshBooks founder Mike McDerment celebrated when a new competitor called BillSpring released a product better than his own. When, nine months later, BillSpring showed substantial sales, McDerment was ecstatic. That’s because McDerment was also the founder of BillSpring. He launched the business as a way […]